recreational CLASSES OFFERED

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Tiny Dancer 2-4 year old - Tuesday 10-11AM

 This is an introduction to dance. This class is geared for that little dancer who wants to move and dance, and do so with the expertise of our tiny dancer expert. Class works on coordination, musicality, freedom of expression, working with others, and the love joy of dance. Students are asked to wear pink tights, pink body suit and capezio canvas split sole ballet slippers with hair pulled neatly up in bun or pig tails . Boys attire for all dance classes, wear a white t-shirt and black shorts with black socks and black canvas ballet slippers,

Creative Movement 3 year old

 Introduction to dance. This 30 minute action packed- fun filled class will work on coordination, musicality, and explore movement and how the body works. It is the perfect class to get started, and it prepares the dancers for Pre-ballet 4 yrs or any of the other tiny dancer programs offered. Students are asked to wear pink tights, pink body suit and capezio canvas split sole  ballet slippers, with hair pulled neatly up in bun or pig tails 

Pre-Ballet 4-5 year old

 This is an introduction to Ballet. It will consist of basic steps,  posture, partner work, work on musicality, freedom of dance and expression. Ballet is the basis of all dance forms and prepare for other dance forms later. Once the dancers have completed Pre-ballet 5 they are ready to go into Primary Ballet. Students are asked to wear the same as creative movement class. Class is split according to age. 

Tiny Tumbler 4-5 year old

 This class is a blend of acro and jazz. This is the building blocks for acro. Your child will learn the basic movements, and have the freedom to express themselves through dance. This is the perfect class for that little one who wants it all Teacher is certified in teaching Acro. Each dancer follows the progression and gets report cards of progress to get ready to move up to Acro level 1 . Students are asked to wear any color body suit, little short, bare legs. no tights or shoes. Hair pulled back neatly. 

Tiny Tapper 4 - 5 year old

 This class will have your feet tappin’ and your body moving. Works on rhythm  and musicality. This is a great progression for dancers to go to Tap level 1. Tap technique follows the CDTA syllabus. Students are asked to wear black body suit, beige tights, and patten tap shoes. Hair tied neatly off face and neck. 

**Pre-Primary Jazz 4-5 year old** NEW THIS YEAR

 This lively 1 hour class will work on flexibility, rhythm, basic jazz principals and short combinations. All jazz classes will be taught the CDTA syllabus for Jazz. Classes are split according to age and experience. Students are asked to wear, black body suit, black little shorts, beige jazz shoes, beige tights. Hair tied neatly off face and neck 

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Ballet 6 years and up

 This 1 hour class will focus on the basic principles of Ballet, to work on technique, posture and building steps together to make a sequence. The students will gain a real understanding of the movements of their body. Cecchetti is the style of Ballet that is taught, and all ballet classes will follow the CDTA syllabus for classes. All Ballet classes are taught by Ms. Brenda, Owner & Director.  Classes are split according to age and experience. Please contact office for  specific class times. All dancers are asked to wear pink tights, black body suit and canvas split sole ballet slippers with hair tied  neatly off face and neck into a bun 

Jazz 6 years and up

 This class builds off the rhythm and movement of tap, and the foundations of Ballet and Lyrical. This style focuses on the dancer's originality and allows the dancer to build their skillset and musicality.  Students are asked to wear black body suit, beige tights and tan Capezio Jazz shoes. 

 

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Tap 6 years and up

This class builds on the foundation of Tap Level 1, focusing on rhythm and musicality. Tap technique follows the CDTA syllabus. Students are asked to wear black body suit, beige tights, and patten tap shoes. Hair tied neatly off face and neck. 

Acro 6 years and up

Acro is a style of dance that combines classical dance technique with precision of acrobatics. Jazz or Ballet is a recommended class to take along with Acro. Students follow the Acrobatic Arts Syllabus for progression Students are asked to wear black body suit, carmel footless tights, black dance shorts and foot undies. Classes taught by certified acro instructor from Acrobatic Arts 

Hip Hop 5 years and up

This action packed 1 hour class will teach you current dance moves that are full of energy. All music played and dance moves will be family approved. Classes are split according to age and experience. Students are asked to wear leggings, or track pants, tank top, black shoes which are non marking, and strictly indoor shoes. 

** Lyrical 8 year and up ** 8-12 YR IS NEW CLASS FORMING THIS YEAR

This 1 hour class will be filled with your body being the instrument of story telling. Some dance experience would be recommended but not required. This is the blending of Ballet & Jazz. It is highly recommended that dancer takes a ballet class or a jazz class in addition to this class. Students are asked to wear black body suit, beige tights, foot undies. Hair tied neatly off face and neck 

Community Living

1 hour dance class for exploring various genres of dance and movement 

Adult Dance

A blend of physical fitness with learning different dance styles per month. Come join the fun, fellowship, and pure enjoyment of dance.